Trends in physician workforce data support the concept of a statewide. According to the report iowa has a retention rate of 30 percent and ranks 39th in the nation. Human subjects research exemption was obtained for this project from the university of hawaii. The report provides the most current data available for each state, the district of columbia. Recent studies and reports on physician shortages in the u. Association of american medical colleges expands the 2006 key physician data by state report, examining the active physician supply in each state, as well as current medical school enrollment and physicians in graduate medical education gme programs. Data sources number of primary care visits meps 20082010. Published biennially, the 2017 state physician workforce data report provides statespecific data on the current physician supply, medical school enrollment, and graduate medical education gme a series of figures, tables, and maps provide detailed statistics on active physicians, students enrolled in md or do granting institutions, and residents and fellows. This comprehensive state physician workforce data report, published every other year, offers state specific data about active physicians and physicians in training. Physician workforce data the association of american medical colleges center for workforce studies estimates that the u. The united states is a nation in which 47 mil lion citizens have. Recent publications, annual workforce data book, and. Physician data is supplemented with physician profile data. Publications database archived data looking for data from previous years.
In 1845, the american medical association was formed, and standards were put into place, with a threeyear program including lectures, dissection, and hospital experience. For more than two decades, the abp has shared workforce data about pediatric physicians with the larger medical community through the publication of an annual workforce data book. Students enrolled in medical or osteopathic school for the 20072008. Physician data a re from the 2009 ama physician masterfile december 31, 2008.
Department, the 2008 new york state population was 19,490,297. Ihs markit, the complexities of physician supply and demand 2017 update. Data from the national council of state boards of nursing show that about 8,000 individuals became newly licensed rns after passing the national council licensure examination for registered nurses nclexrn in 2010. An important addition to the report is a set of tables with the. We performed a crosssectional analysis of the 2008 american medical association physician masterfile, which includes data on all physicians who have ever obtained a. Bowman senior staff attorneymethodologist revised april 29, 2014 house joint resolution 689 del. Choice of specialties among physician assistants in the united states. Nov 04, 2017 2017 state physician workforce data report american medical colleges, association of on. Over the past several years, a growing number of national, state and specialty specific studies have concluded that the us physician workforce is facing current or future shortages. Assessing the capacity of the us health care system to use. Update on the virginia physician workforce shortage hjr 689. Michigan department of community health survey of physicians, 2008. The 2007 state physician workforce data book is an update and expansion of the. Determine whether a shortage of medical doctors exists in the commonwealth, by specialty and by geographical region 2.
Projecting primary care physician workforce 20102030, robert graham center, 20 6 2014 new york residency training outcomes, a summary of responses to the 2014 new york resident exit survey, chws 2014 7 the primary care workforce in new york state, research brief, chws, july 2015 8 20 state physician workforce data book, aamc. This comprehensive state physician workforce data report, published every other year, offers statespecific data about active physicians and physicians in training. Projections and research into current issues affecting supply and demand. Background on the pipeline to the physician workforce graduate. To calculate future primary care physician workforce needs, we began by estimating current primary care utilization rates and the size of the current us primary care physician workforce. Physician demand comparison state, region, nation implications for arkansas to maintain the status quo, arkansas will require an additional 410 primary care physicians by 2030, a 23% increase. Workforce data book, florida ranks 5th in states with the greatest number. The report examines each state, current medical school enrollment, physicians in graduate medical education programs, and in state retention rates. We describe the characteristics of the us emergency physician workforce. The report provides the most current data available for each state, the district of columbia d.
Purkey in 20, directed the joint commission on health care jchc to study and make recommendations regarding the current and projected shortage of medical doctors in virginia. The 2011 state physician workforce data book can be viewed and downloaded. Pediatric physicians workforce data book, 20162017. In workforce data books published between 2008 2015, canadian residency programs were included in the tracking data for residency and subspecialty fellowship programs. Health workforce chartbook, which includes data on a. In workforce data books published between 20082015, canadian residency programs were included in the tracking data for residency and subspecialty fellowship programs. The report examines each state, current medical school enrollment, physicians in graduate medical education programs, and instate retention rates. American association of medical colleges aamc data book 2001. Applying the health resources and services administration method to maryland data. The survey data results, along with guidance from the physician workforce advisory council, support the production of the physician workforce annual report. International medical graduates imgs have been a valuable resource for the united states physician workforce, and their contribution to the united states workforce is likely to increase. The state physician workforce data report is published biennially. American medical association and health professions tracking service data comparison sources.
In this study, the aamc state physician workforce data books for 20 and. Full practice authority for advanced practice registered. The 2015 state physician workforce data book which is an update of the 20 state physician workforce data book, examines current physician supply, medical school enrollment, and graduate medical education gme in the united states. The physician data is compiled, validated and analyzed by the georgia board for physicians workforce staff and presented on the state, county and primary care service area pcsa level. Assessing the capacity of the us health care system to use additional mechanical ventilators during a largescale public health emergency volume 9 issue 6 adebola ajao, scott v. The ncsbn maintains data gathered from state boards of nursing. Virginia physician workforce shortage joint commission on health care september 17, 20 stephen w. This research brief provides an overview of the capacity and characteristics of washington states current practicing physician workforce using data from the 2008. Howell, prasith baccam, tim lant, eileen malatino, margaret chamberlin, martin i. Florida department of health 200820 physician workforce surveys. A series of figures, tables, and maps provide detailed statistics on active physicians, md and do students, residents, and fellows. These figures were used to estimate the average number of annual visits a physician conducts.
Current pediatric physicians workforce data book view or download our entire workbook in a pdf format. The data book presents, in one reference document, a diversity of information and is designed to facilitate comparisons of national, state, and countylevel data. New york dany hanys has been advocating for annual and predictable funding for the dany program since its inception in 2008. The committee finds that the recent expansion in physician education has occurred. Fortunately, the oregon physician workforce survey continues to fill this gap. The report presents data collected via the center for health workforce studies new york state physician licensure reregistration survey in 2004 and 2005. The 2007 state physician workforce data book has been released. The result of a publicprivate partnership between the department of human services division of. In its 1988 landmark report, and again in 2003 in an updated report, the institute of medicine deined public health as what we as a society do to collectively assure the conditions in which people can be healthy. I 1 i association of american medical colleges 20 20 state physician workforce data book executive summary the 20 state physician workforce data book is a biennial report that examines current physician supply, medical school enrollment, and. The data presented in this report are drawn from two principal sources.
The current state of the us pathologist workforce is uncertain, with deficits. Georgia physician specialties with largest growth and reductions in rate per 100,000 population, 2004. Demographic characteristics of physicians in michigan, 2008. State health workforce research and planning michael e. An accurate prediction of physician workforce needs in volves a complex. The physician workforce bureau of health workforce hrsa. We adopt the same standards and methods that the u.
Teambased health care is more accepted and can be used to address shortages. It provides state specific data about active physicians and physicians in training, in a series of figures, tables, and maps that provide detailed statistics on active physicians, md and do students, residents, and fellows. Choice of specialties among physician assistants in the. Update on the virginia physician workforce shortage house joint resolution 689, introduced by delegate harry r. Update on the virginia physician workforce shortage hjr. Trends in the us and canadian pathologist workforces from 2007. Annual new york physician workforce profile, 2006 edition. While md schools have followed the development of society, osteopathic medicine is a more recent development. National study of the emergency physician workforce, 2008. The annual report details the distribution and composition of floridas physician workforce and serves to guide strategies that prepare the state for future health care delivery with a. We performed a crosssectional analysis of the 2008 american medical association physician masterfile, which includes data on all physicians who have ever obtained a medical license in at least 1 us state. Aamc data book, aamc facts prepared by aamc, center for workforce studies, jan 2006. Ncsbn identified a state as having independent practice, also referred to as full practice authority, if it had no requirement for a written collaborative agreement, no supervision, and no conditions for practice or limitations on prescribing.
Methodology for statelevel projections of primary care physician workforce 2 figure 1. Health workforce chartbook in brief hrsanational center for health workforce analysis november 20 this brief provides summary data on the size and characteristics of 35 health occupations. The 2007 state physician workforce data book is an update and expansion of the 2006 key physician data by state report, examining the active physician supply in each state, as well as current medical school enrollment and physicians in graduate medical education gme programs. Workforce reform american academy of family physicians. Promoting health equity a resource to help communities. Annual new york physician workforce profile, 2006 edition iii this report presents a profile of the supply and distribution of physicians licensed in new york. This led to confusion, as the requirements for canadian programs accredited by the royal college of physicians and surgeons of canada rcpsc differ from those for u. Methodology for statelevel projections of primary care. Confronting the complexity of the physician workforce equation. According to the report iowa has a retention rate of. We used us census bureau projections to account for demographic changes and the american medical associations masterfile to calculate the number of primary care physicians and determine the number of visits per physician. Physician workforce development florida department of health. Health resources and services administration hrsa uses to assess the adequacy of u.
Methodology and data limitations healthcare workforce data collection is faced with multiple limitations nationwide. Data presented are for active physicians fully licensed in michigan. The first md school in the united states opened in 1807 in new york. The physician workforce of the united states robert graham center. Virginia department of health professions, healthcare workforce data center, physician forecasting in virginia 20082030, september 2010. This section includes data on active physicians in each state, including physiciantopopulation ratios, percent female, age distribution, and type of medical education. While dany is not the sole solution to alleviating the physician shortage, it is an important. Comparison of md and do in the united states wikipedia. Michigan physician profile prepared by public sector consultants inc. Instate matriculation to medical school for the 20082009 academic year. Licensure renewal surveys capture basic information on the demographic, educational, and practice characteristics of virginias healthcare workforce. Census, american fact finder, total population universe. Prepared for the association of american medical colleges.
This report presents a summary of these recent studies. Using a combination of hawaii and national data, this research examines the size and makeup of the physician workforce in hawaii and projects current and future demand for services. Physician demographics by specialty, age, gender and race. Methods in this projection of workforce needs, we used the medical expenditure panel survey to calculate the use of officebased primary care in 2008. Multiple perspectives 2 national center for health workforce analysis u. By these projections the total np practice population would peak in 2008 at almost. The 2017 state physician workforce data report, which is an update of the 2015 state physician workforce data book, examines current physician supply, medical school enrollment, and graduate medical education gme in the united states. Physician specialty data books 20082018 were the primary data source.476 254 1396 1164 1116 663 212 949 500 597 290 728 364 196 315 1137 483 1112 1441 338 1437 866 308 1104 528 506 40 731 1093 354 388 24 1254 1120 651 59 536 588 1115 1184 737 768